Verses where 'touch' has been added or removed from the NIV1984

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The word 'Touch' occurs the same number of times in the NIV2011 as in the NIV1984 (40 times). The word 'Touch' was removed in 3 verses, and added in 3 verses.

Below you will find all the verses where 'Touch' was added or removed from a verse in the NIV1984 to make the NIV2011. If the word was moved around (for example if the grammar was changed) in the verse it will not be listed below, this page only lists where words have been added or removed.

Statistics for these verses

OutcomeNum versesPercent
Uses TNIV text350.0%
New text in NIV2011350.0%

Please note: The above statistics are compiled at the level of the entire verse text, not the word level.

Verses where Touch was removed

Ruth 2:9

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSעֵינַ֜יִךְ בַּשָּׂדֶ֤ה אֲשֶׁר־ יִקְצֹרוּן֙ וְהָלַ֣כְתִּQv אַחֲרֵיהֶ֔ן הֲל֥וֹא צִוִּ֛יתִי אֶת־ הַנְּעָרִ֖ים לְבִלְתִּ֣י נָגְעֵ֑ךְ וְצָמִ֗ת וְהָלַכְתְּ֙ אֶל־ הַכֵּלִ֔ים וְשָׁתִ֕ית מֵאֲשֶׁ֥ר יִשְׁאֲב֖וּן הַנְּעָרִֽים׃
NIV1984Watch the field where the men are harvesting, and follow along after the girls. I have told the men not to touch you. And whenever you are thirsty, go and get a drink from the water jars the men have filled."
TNIVWatch the field where the harvesters are working, and follow along after the women. I have told the men not to lay a hand on you. And whenever you are thirsty, go and get a drink from the water jars the men have filled."
NIV2011Watch the field where the men are harvesting, and follow along after the women. I have told the men not to lay a hand on you. And whenever you are thirsty, go and get a drink from the water jars the men have filled."
Compared to NIV1984Watch the field where the men are harvesting, and follow along after the girlswomen. I have told the men not to touchlay a hand on you. And whenever you are thirsty, go and get a drink from the water jars the men have filled."
Compared to TNIVWatch the field where the harvestersmen are workingharvesting, and follow along after the women. I have told the men not to lay a hand on you. And whenever you are thirsty, go and get a drink from the water jars the men have filled."

Mark 10:13

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTΚαὶ προσέφερον αὐτῷ παιδία ἵνα ⸂αὐτῶν ἅψηται⸃· οἱ δὲ μαθηταὶ ⸂ἐπετίμησαν αὐτοῖς⸃.
SBLGNT apparatusαὐτῶν ἅψηται WH NIV ] ἅψηται αὐτῶν Treg RP • ἐπετίμησαν αὐτοῖς WH NIV ] ἐπετίμων τοῖς προσφέρουσιν Treg RP
NIV1984People were bringing little children to Jesus to have him touch them, but the disciples rebuked them.
TNIVPeople were bringing little children to Jesus for him to place his hands on them, but the disciples rebuked them.
NIV2011People were bringing little children to Jesus for him to place his hands on them, but the disciples rebuked them.
Compared to NIV1984People were bringing little children to Jesus for him to haveplace himhis touchhands on them, but the disciples rebuked them.
Compared to TNIVPeople were bringing little children to Jesus for him to place his hands on them, but the disciples rebuked them.

Luke 18:15

OutcomeUses TNIV text
SBLGNTΠροσέφερον δὲ αὐτῷ καὶ τὰ βρέφη ἵνα αὐτῶν ἅπτηται· ἰδόντες δὲ οἱ μαθηταὶ ⸀ἐπετίμων αὐτοῖς.
SBLGNT apparatusἐπετίμων WH Treg NIV ] ἐπετίμησαν RP
NIV1984People were also bringing babies to Jesus to have him touch them. When the disciples saw this, they rebuked them.
TNIVPeople were also bringing babies to Jesus for him to place his hands on them. When the disciples saw this, they rebuked them.
NIV2011People were also bringing babies to Jesus for him to place his hands on them. When the disciples saw this, they rebuked them.
Compared to NIV1984People were also bringing babies to Jesus for him to haveplace himhis touchhands on them. When the disciples saw this, they rebuked them.
Compared to TNIVPeople were also bringing babies to Jesus for him to place his hands on them. When the disciples saw this, they rebuked them.

Verses where Touch was added

Leviticus 5:2

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSא֣וֹ נֶ֗פֶשׁ אֲשֶׁ֣ר תִּגַּע֮ בְּכָל־ דָּבָ֣ר טָמֵא֒ אוֹ֩ בְנִבְלַ֨ת חַיָּ֜ה טְמֵאָ֗ה א֤וֹc בְּנִבְלַת֙ בְּהֵמָ֣ה טְמֵאָ֔ה א֕וֹ בְּנִבְלַ֖ת שֶׁ֣רֶץ טָמֵ֑א וְנֶעְלַ֣ם מִמֶּ֔נּוּ וְה֥וּא טָמֵ֖א וְאָשֵֽׁם׃
NIV1984"'Or if a person touches anything ceremonially unclean--whether the carcasses of unclean wild animals or of unclean livestock or of unclean creatures that move along the ground--even though he is unaware of it, he has become unclean and is guilty.
TNIVOr if anyone unwittingly touches anything ceremonially unclean--whether the carcass of an unclean animal, wild or domestic, or of any unclean creature that moves along the ground--and they are unaware that they have become unclean, but then they come to realize their guilt;
NIV2011"'If anyone becomes aware that they are guilty--if they unwittingly touch anything ceremonially unclean (whether the carcass of an unclean animal, wild or domestic, or of any unclean creature that moves along the ground) and they are unaware that they have become unclean, but then they come to realize their guilt;
Compared to NIV1984"'OrIf anyone becomes aware that they are guilty--if athey personunwittingly touchestouch anything ceremonially unclean-- (whether the carcassescarcass of an unclean animal, wild animals or of unclean livestock domestic, or of any unclean creaturescreature that movemoves along the ground--even) and thoughthey heare is unaware ofthat it, hethey hashave become unclean, but andthen isthey guilty.come to realize their guilt;
Compared to TNIVOr"'If anyone becomes aware that they are guilty--if anyonethey unwittingly touchestouch anything ceremonially unclean-- (whether the carcass of an unclean animal, wild or domestic, or of any unclean creature that moves along the ground--) and they are unaware that they have become unclean, but then they come to realize their guilt;

Leviticus 5:3

OutcomeNew text in NIV2011
BHSא֣וֹ כִ֤י יִגַּע֙ בְּטֻמְאַ֣ת אָדָ֔ם לְכֹל֙ טֻמְאָת֔וֹ אֲשֶׁ֥ר יִטְמָ֖א בָּ֑הּ וְנֶעְלַ֣ם מִמֶּ֔נּוּ וְה֥וּא יָדַ֖ע וְאָשֵֽׁם׃
NIV1984"'Or if he touches human uncleanness--anything that would make him unclean--even though he is unaware of it, when he learns of it he will be guilty.
TNIVor if they touch human uncleanness--anything that would make them unclean--even though they are unaware of it, but then they learn of it and realize their guilt;
NIV2011or if they touch human uncleanness (anything that would make them unclean) even though they are unaware of it, but then they learn of it and realize their guilt;
Compared to NIV1984"'Oror if hethey touchestouch human uncleanness-- (anything that would make himthem unclean--) even though hethey isare unaware of it, whenbut hethen learnsthey learn of it heand willrealize betheir guilty.guilt;
Compared to TNIVor if they touch human uncleanness-- (anything that would make them unclean--) even though they are unaware of it, but then they learn of it and realize their guilt;

Job 5:19

OutcomeUses TNIV text
BHSבְּשֵׁ֣שׁ צָ֭רוֹת יַצִּילֶ֑ךָּ וּבְשֶׁ֓בַע ׀ לֹא־ יִגַּ֖ע בְּךָ֣ רָֽע׃
NIV1984From six calamities he will rescue you; in seven no harm will befall you.
TNIVFrom six calamities he will rescue you; in seven no harm will touch you.
NIV2011From six calamities he will rescue you; in seven no harm will touch you.
Compared to NIV1984From six calamities he will rescue you; in seven no harm will befalltouch you.
Compared to TNIVFrom six calamities he will rescue you; in seven no harm will touch you.


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